Buckler

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[e][h]Buckler
 
800
 
(200)
Buckler
A powerful shield that imbues the bearer with the strength of heroes past, it is capable of protecting entire armies in battle.
Attributes

+ 2

+ 2

+ 2
Armor
5
Ability
Active  Armor Bonus
Availability
Category
Bought From
Recipe
Mekansm Crimson Guard

Buckler
Chainmail Iron Branch Recipe

General[edit]

Buckler is a support item bought to build into a Mekansm or Crimson Guard in the mid game.

Ability[edit]

Armor Bonus
Targeting
No Target
Affects
Allied Units
Grants armor to all allies within range when cast.
Bonus Armor2
Hero Duration15
Creep Duration30
Radius900
25
10
Dispellable.
Notes
  • Armor bonus does not stack with the armor bonus from the active abilities of Mekansm and Crimson Guard. However each buff has its own independent duration.
  • Multiple Bucklers will not stack the armor bonus, it will only refresh the armor bonus duration.
  • Can be dispelled.

Recommended Heroes[edit]

Ancient Apparition
Chen
Dazzle
Death Prophet
Disruptor
Enigma
Omniknight
Jakiro
Keeper of the Light
Lich
Lion
Necrophos
Ogre Magi
Pugna
Silencer
Vengeful Spirit

Version History[edit]

Version Balance Changes
7.21
  • Nerf Activated armor bonus duration on heroes reduced from 25 to 15
6.84
  • Buff Armor Bonus radius increased from 750 to 900
6.78
  • Buff Armor bonus AoE active increased from 700 to 750 (now equal to Mekansm's active)
6.49
  • Buff Reduced mana cost on Buckler

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